The dearth of lawmakers who bring a scientific perspective to national issues of energy, climate change, national security and technology deeply concern me as a scientist and as an American
The president-elect has taken what is widely seen as a hostile stance toward the scientific community. Here’s why
Genetic sequences that code for physical features that differ between boys and girls also seem to contribute to risk for the disorder
Studies of how the human engine burns calories help to explain why physical activity does little to control weight—and how our species acquired some of its most distinctive traits
Curcumin dupes assays and leads some drug hunters astray
There is still good reason to think undiscovered fundamental particles act as gravitational glue for galaxies.